ERIC Number: EJ225640
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980-May
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Incremental Validity of the New MCAT.
Friedman, Charles P.; Bakewell, William E., Jr.
Journal of Medical Education, v55 n5 p399-404 May 1980
The ability of the new Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) to predict performance of first-year medical students at the University of North Carolina was studied. Its incremental validity, determined by computing the additional variance in performance explainable by the MCAT after the effects of other admissions variables were taken into account, was substantial. (Author/JMD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Medical College Admission Test